Preserving Polish Heritage: 150 Years of PRCUA’s Commitment

We are excited to share a sneak peek of one of the captivating artifacts that will be showcased in our upcoming exhibition commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Polish Roman Catholic Union of America (PRCUA). Cataloged by Beth Martini and Daniela Wojas, the S.S. Ladies P.R.C.U League single column trophy

Continue reading

Happy Polish Mother’s Day!

Today, we gather to celebrate one of the most cherished holidays on the calendar—a day dedicated to honoring and expressing gratitude to our beloved mothers for their unwavering dedication in raising us. On this special occasion, we extend our heartfelt wishes to all the remarkable mothers who selflessly invest their

Continue reading

Celebrating Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day! The Polish Museum of America wishes to thank all mothers for their efforts and dedication, as well as their positive contributions to society.

Continue reading

Celebrating Polish Culture: Parade, Pride, and Anniversary Milestones

The Polish Museum of America joined the Parade commemorating the Polish Constitution's anniversary.

Continue reading

108th Library’s Anniversary

The PMA Library has been serving the Chicago Polish community since 1915. It holds over 100,000 books in English and Polish, including circulating titles, Polonica, Polish American publishers, Rare Books, and a musical collection. We welcome you to explore our impressive collection at the PMA Library!

Continue reading

Chicago History Museum staff and Guild members visit the Polish Museum of America

The Polish Museum of America collaborated with the Chicago History Museum for a program showcasing Polish history and culture, including a visit to Holy Trinity Polish Catholic Church and a tour of the museum's collections.

Continue reading

Celebrating Saint Joseph’s Day at the Polish Museum of America

Celebrate Saint Joseph's Day with us at the Polish Museum of America and discover our collection of artifacts that showcase his legacy.

Continue reading

Happy International Women’s Day!

Happy International Women's Day! Celebrate with us by visiting our museum and discovering the inspiring stories of trailblazing women who have changed our world.

Continue reading

MSI’s Christmas Around the World and Holidays of Light

Don’t miss your chance to create unique holiday memories and see a tree decorated in honor of Poland. Christmas Around the World and Holidays of Light are open from November 16, 2022 until January 4th, 2023, and are included in Museum Entry.

Continue reading

International Kissing Day

This day reminds people to recognize the simple value of a kiss between friends, lovers, family, and even pets. Of course, be sure to take necessary COVID-19 precautions!

Continue reading